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Paatal Lok: Hansal Mehta, Nitesh Tiwari, Nikkhil Advani and others shower praise on Anushka Sharma’s show

From Hansal Mehta to Nitesh Tiwari, everyone is talking about Anushka Sharma's production venture Paatal Lok.

Written by A. Kameshwari | New Delhi | Updated: May 17, 2020 3:47:49 pm
paatal lok reviews Jaideep Ahlawat in a still from Paatal Lok, which is currently streaming on Amazon Prime Video.

Amazon Prime Video’s original series Paatal Lok has become the talk of the town. The series has been receiving accolades from Bollywood as well as audiences.

On Saturday evening, filmmaker Hansal Mehta took to Twitter to appreciate Jaideep Ahlawat’s work in the series.

He wrote, “Jaideep Ahlawat is such a brilliant actor. On Ep 3 of Paatal Lok. Everything about the show is good. Sudip Sharma and his team have adapted Tarun Tejpal’s book into a very, very engaging drama. Great story telling.”

Filmmaker Vasan Bala stated that he was “totally invested” in the journey of Hathi Ram Chaudhary, played by Jaideep.

“It’s always a good show or a movie for me when I care a f**k about the plot and am totally invested in the journey with the characters no matter how structured or meandering it might be. Hathi Ram Chaudhary, I’ll take this journey with you…no expectations, just love,” Bala tweeted.

Nikkhil Advani is stunned by Jaideep Ahlawat’s performance in Paatal Lok. The director took to Twitter to praise the series and wrote, “#PatalLok New standards have been set!!! #nuffSaid @PrimeVideoIN @prosit_roy #AvinashArun #SudipSharma Enough cannot be said about the exemplary cast spearheaded by the masterful #JaideepAhlawat”

“Have been asked several times what is the one thing that I would like to do once the #LOCKDOWN opens. Woke up today with the answer. Would like to figure out how to work with @Jaiahlawat Stunning performance Sirji,” he continued.

In another tweet, he mentioned, “Very happy for you @prosit_roy Both you and #Avinash have such amazing control of what I’m sure must have been invigorating written material. #MazaaAaGaya”

Nitesh Tiwari wrote that “Paatal Lok is a terrific watch.” The Dangal filmmaker was impressed with the cinematography as well as the writing of the series.

Director Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari also had nice things to say about the Amazon Original as she tweeted, “#PaatalLok’ is just ’wow’. Terrifically written & created by Sudeep Sharma.Huge clap to @PrimeVideoIN. @AnushkaSharma Karnesh Sharma, the directors, crew & every actor who got into the character seamlessly @Jaiahlawat you are just so brilliant 🙏🏽Season 2 Kab hai?”

Celebrity hairdresser Aalim Hakin admitted being hooked to Paatal Lok. “I am hooked on to #paatallok .. It’s so gripping and intense.. Loved the back story of each n every character… kickass show…Brilliantly performed by all the actors and has a super drama…Totally loved it.. Full marks to the director’s execution…Hats off to the whole production team,” he wrote in comments of a picture Indian cricketer Virat Kohli shared on Instagram.

Also read | Paatal Lok review: An intelligently written, engrossing series | Jaideep Ahlawat: A work like Paatal Lok could have been offered to me earlier | Was unsure of pulling off Hathoda Tyagi in Paatal Lok: Abhishek Banerjee

And last but not the least, the best compliment for the series and producer Anushka Sharma came from her husband and cricketer Virat Kohli.

“Having watched the whole season of PAATAL LOK a while ago, I knew it’s a masterpiece of story telling, screenplay and tremendous acting. Now having seen how people loved it too, just confirmed how I saw the show. Proud of my love @anushkasharma for producing such a gripping series and believing in her team along with our bhaiji @kans26 . Well done brother,” wrote Virat Kohli.

Earlier, Anurag Kashyap had shared how he was blown away with Paatal Lok.

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